Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $5 (1839-1908)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 4,240
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 8.3600g
AGW: 0.2419oz
Melt Value: $306.71 (5/28/2017)
Diameter: 21.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1890 $5 MS obverse 1890 $5 MS reverse


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1890 $5 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 475 500 525 600 775 950 1050 1300 1550 2250 2700 4350 8750 13500 21000 36000 - 85000 - -
$ - - 1100 1350 1750 - - - - 15000 - - - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 74
Low Grade: 40
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 66


Upcoming Auctions

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Grade
Auction House
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6/11/2017 MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2017 June 8 - 11 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(4), 1256/Lot# 4846


Auction Prices Realized

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Service
Grade
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3/13/1999 NGC MS 62   Heritage Auctions 1999 Mid Winter ANA Signature Sale #199, 199/Lot# 6685 $3,450.00
5/16/1999 PCGS AU 53   Teletrade Auction 1163, 1163/Lot# 1556 $633.00
9/24/1999 PCGS MS 62   Heritage Auctions 1999 September Long Beach Sale #212, 212/Lot# 6735 $2,415.00
4/15/2001 PCGS MS 62   Teletrade Auction 1426, 1426/Lot# 1398 $2,584.75
11/3/2005 PCGS MS 62   Heritage Auctions 2005 November Dallas, TX Signature Auction #388, 388/Lot# 4190 $3,335.00
5/29/2011 PCGS MS 64   Goldberg May 29 - June 1, 2011 The Pre-Long Beach Auction of US, World Coins and Currency, 63/Lot# 1507 $11,500.00
6/4/2014 NGC AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2014 June 4 - 8 US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(7), 1206/Lot# 9650 $1,265.48


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1890 $5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base9901103113811731271147715581658175319692161261428603583487658366951851592341152933
10281115115012061340150415911690182520332312269631014014519662087472875599991152930
00000015911690182520332312269631014014519662087472875599991152900
000000162517211897209724632778334244455516657979948994107641152900
1890 $5 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base10511170120612431345156116441749184720722271274029943742507660647210881795541190633
109111821218127714171589167917821922213824272825324341875405644677469063103381190630
000000167917821922213824272825324341875405644677469063103381190600
000000171418141997220525842909349346315735682882819308111221190600
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Grade: MS 61
Points: 2860
Owner: Lucky One
 
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